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windows 8.1 upgrade

  1. #1

    Posts : 40
    windows 8 64 bit

    windows 8.1 upgrade

    since I have just installed windows 8 will I have to reinstall when 8.1 is released or will it update without problems via the windows store.

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  2. #2

    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Posts : 6,476
    Windows 10 Education 64 Bit

    You should be able to upgrade though the store, no need to reinstall.
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